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The citizen"s guide to pollution prevention

Karen Clark

The citizen"s guide to pollution prevention

by Karen Clark

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Published by The Institute in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pollution prevention.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Karen Clark ; a project of the Canadian Institute for Environmental Law and Policy.
    ContributionsCanadian Institute for Environmental Law and Policy.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination50 p. :
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19108497M
    ISBN 101896588220
    OCLC/WorldCa40922712

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